Category Archives: Travelogues

That large Malus

For the 11th January (LJ | DW) sdelmonte asked for one thing I miss about NYC and one thing I don’t. And because MY FRIIIIIENDS would be obvious, I’m going to make it specifically about the city itself. A Thing I Miss: TWENTY-FOUR HOUR SUBWAYS The … Continue reading

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A Londoner’s Guide to Living in New York part 2.1: Weather

So you know weather, right? When there’s a bit of rain, or winds blow stuff over, or the sun’s too hot or the snow is the wrong kind or leaves? And the tube throws up its metaphorical hands and announces … Continue reading

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You got no wheels you don’t know how it feels

*dusts this thing off* I clearly needed some motivation to get writing again, so figured this meme that had been doing the rounds would serve nicely, just go get my juices flowing. Comment to this post and I will pick … Continue reading

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A Londoner’s Guide to Living in New York: Part 1.1: Language

I’ve lived in the Big Apple* for about fifteen months now, long enough to get into the swing of living here, and to have acquired and internalised some of the important skills and knowledge required to live in the most … Continue reading

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On being away from home

I moved apartments over the weekend.  Only a block away in order to gain a roommate, but it’s not the distance one drives that is the main cause of stress when you move, but the packing, movement of heavy objects … Continue reading

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Review: The World’s Largest Dinosaurs

Much of this is crossposted from a shorter article on Exhibitfiles. And geez, my language when writing for exhibit developers is overly formal. I’ll work on that. For more information on any of the science I allude to here, check … Continue reading

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Fire in my Heart at the Museum of Jewish Heritage

This is a crosspost from my Exhibitfiles account – an attempt to get me blogging more, because blogging makes me feel more connected to people, and I miss comments! ———- Fire in my Heart opened at the Museum of Jewish … Continue reading

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Reasons not to Blog

1. Time/Exhaustion It’s fair and accurate to say that I’m busy right now. To add to that: I’m constantly freaking exhausted right now in a way that if you’re a teacher or full time educator, I’m sure you’d understand all … Continue reading

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First Full Week

At some point along the way i picked up some sort of snobbish aversion to blogging about my real life, as if a day to day journal of my activities had no place in a Real Blog. This is, I … Continue reading

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Moving complete

Geez, I’ve been gone so long from the internet that returning was mildly filled with dread and anxiety. I have my LiveJournal friends page skipping back until I get bored, and digging through 232 unreads posts in my Bloglines, and … Continue reading

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